Ashwin takes 5 as India make Bangladesh follow-on | Reuters

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DHAKA Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin picked adult his 10th five-wicket transport as India bundled out Bangladesh for 256 and enforced a follow-on with around a event left on a final day in a rain-hit one-off test.

A solid drizzle cleared out a morning event on Sunday as Bangladesh, resuming on 111-3, continued to bat definitely with small time left in a exam match.

Bangladesh trailed India by 206 runs and indispensable to bat out a limit of 30 overs in a final event for a draw.

Ashwin, who had picked adult dual wickets on Saturday, discharged Shakib Al Hasan (nine) in a second over of a day when a maladroit batsman got a thick tip corner to wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha while attempting a cut shot.

Opener Imrul Kayes (72) was beaten by a moody and rebound from gifted Harbhajan Singh who got a left-hander stumped for his second wicket in his initial compare in over dual years for India. The 34-year-old finished with 3-64 with a wicket of Mohammad Shahid towards a end.

Kayes and Soumya Sarkar (37), who chopped on Varun Aaron to give a usually wicket to a paceman in a innings, combined 51 runs for a fifth wicket.

Shuvagata Hom (nine) became Ashwin’s fourth plant and fell in a final smoothness before a tea break, removing held during brief leg.

Debutant wicketkeeper Litton Das played a quickfire hit of 44 from 45 balls before giving Ashwin his fifth wicket for his initial five-wicket transport in an innings outward India.

(Writing by Sudipto Ganguly in Mumbai; modifying by Julian Linden)

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